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Council’s Grenfell ‘manslaughter’

Arconic, the U.S. company that supplied the cladding panels used at Grenfell Tower in London, where 80 people died in a deadly blaze, is being sued by a shareholder. David Pollard reports. Police investigating the Grenfell Tower fire say they suspect councils may have committed corporate manslaughter. Picture: Dan Kitwood/Getty …

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Putin slams US ‘insolence’ on Russia

US President Donald Trump wants transgender people barred from serving in the US military ‘in any capacity’. Vladimir Putin accused the US of “insolence” towards Russia. Picture: AFP/Don Emmert/Natalia Kolesnikova RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin said overnight that Moscow will ultimately have to respond to sanctions imposed by the United States …

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Toddler ‘loses battle’ for life

A Sydney toddler is in a coma in a Perth hospital, after a near-drowning incident in a Bali. Kawa Sweeney, 3, was found unconscious in a Bali pool while on holiday with her family. Picture: Instagram. THE family of a three-year-old girl who fell into a Bali pool say she …

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Justine’s case could see a cruel end

Minneapolis officials will announce changes to body camera policy after Justine Damond was shot by police. Australian woman, Justine Ruszczyk Damond, killed in Minneapolis. Picture: Instagram JUSTINE Damond’s killer cop doesn’t have to talk about why he shot her — but if he wants to keep his job, he will …

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Why everyone loves this killer

Trailer for the 2012 film directed by Richard Linklater, telling the story of small town assistant funeral director Bernie Tiede, one of the town’s most beloved residents. When Bernie befriends Marjorie Nugent, a sour yet affluent older widow, the two become inseparable – and Marjorie increasingly dependent. As Bernie’s extroverted …

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Who does she think she’s fooling?

Brad Pitt reportedly attended a VIP rehab after his split from Angelina Jolie. Angelina Jolie’s latest move is purely tactical, says one writer. Picture: EPA/DAI KUROKAWA ANGELINA Jolie, master media manipulator, is back. A quick recap: After Jolie suddenly filed for divorce from Brad Pitt last September, leaks hit TMZ …

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Teen asks public for $1m to buy house

A number of young kids who took part in a survey found that kids as young as 12 feared they won’t be home owners ever. Teen asks public for money to buy Sydney home, his mum Therese (pictured) is the only one to donate. Picture: Caters News Agency. A CASH-STRAPPED …

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Kim’s missile men behind his power

Kim Jong-un, pictured with his three most important elites, supervising the test-fire of the ground-to-ground medium-to-long range strategic ballistic missile Pukguksong-2 in May. Picture: EPA/KCNA/AAP THEY are Kim Jong-un’s rocket stars and regarded as national heroes. And as speculation mounts North Korea is preparing for another missile test within days, …

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Spicer’s replacement burns boss

White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci talks with the media outside the White House in Washington, DC, earlier this week. Picture: AFP JUST days after declaring on Twitter he had a thick skin, the incoming White House communications chief appears to have accused his new boss of leaking. Communications director …

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Tiny brain part may hold anti-ageing key

A vital pea-sized component of the brain may be the key to holding back ageing and extending the human lifespan, research suggests. The hypothalamus, a small bundle of neurons at the base of the brain, governs how quickly the body ages. Tests on laboratory mice pinpointed ageing control to a …

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